- Museum number
- Object: habitans des iles Sandwich (inhabitants of the Sandwich Islands)
Portrait of two men from the Hawaiian Islands. The man on the left is in profile, and has curly limed(?) hair, a beard and wears a yellow cloak with woven designs in red and blue. The man on the right, is sketched from front, has a beard and wears an earring and a pink cloak. 1822.
Lithograph, with brown, yellow, blue and pink tones.
- Production date
Height: 26.30 centimetres
Width: 40.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Published in: Choris, Louis (1822) "Voyage pittoresque autour du monde: avec des portraits de sauvages s'Amerique, d'Asie, a'Afrique, et des iles du Grand Ocean/ des paysages, des vues maritimes, et plusieurs objets d'histoire naturelle".
It is believed that this print was bound together (see holes on side and/or top of print) alongside other prints by Louis Choris, which are now part of the BM Pictorial Collection.
- Not on display
- Two holes, on right of print.
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Voyage pittoresque autour du monde
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: KXT.Oc.30 (Old BM series number)
Miscellaneous number: X (Plate number)